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BA   Emory University and Rhodes College   1975

JD    University of Memphis School of Law  1978

LLM   Emory University School of Law   1979


Admitted to TN Supreme Court  1978

US District Court    1979

US Tax Court   1980


AV Rated in Martindale Hubbelll Legal Directory

Named Top Wealth Manager in estate planning, business planning, and taxation in Memphis Magazine



Practice areas


  1. Trusts: 25%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Mergers & Acquisitions: 20%
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
  5. Tax: 10%

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Contact info

1790 Kirby Parkway.
Suite. 200
Memphis, TN, 38138-7414


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
5 Star Wealth ManagerMemphis Magazine2013
5 Star Wealth ManagerMemphis Magazine2012
5 StarWealth ManagerMemphis Magazine2011
5 Star Wealth ManagerMemphis Magazine2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior AttorneyThe Marks Law Firm2014 - Present
Managing PartnerMarks, Shipman & Lansky1989 - 2014
Managing PartnerThe Winchester Law Firm1985 - 1989
PartnerThe Winchester Law Firm1982 - 1984
AssociateStokes, Kimbrough, Grusin & Kizer1979 - 1982
Association namePosition nameDuration
Memphis Bar AssociationN/A1979 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/A1979 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1979
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD1978
Emory University and Rhodes CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975